Past News

New video!

The new video Power to the People:

Gridpick Guitar Pics

Jordi Sandalinas inks deal with Gripick Guitar Picks from USA so Gripick will be Jordi’s exclusive guitar pick supplier.

March 9, 2013

New release: ‘Power to the People’ The Raw EP

Power to the people Sandalinas

The EP was produced, mixed and mastered by Andy LaRocque (guitarist for KING DIAMOND) at Sonic Train Studios in Sweden. Cover artwork was designed by Pete Alander (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, KK Downning Steel Mill).


January 3, 2013

Official Sandalinas app for Android and Apple Devices

Official Sandalinas app


July 27th, 2012

Sandalinas interview in Spanish Metal Hammer

Click to see the pictures


December 30th, 2011

Sandalinas to
tour Europe 2012

Supporting House of Lords

Sandalinas will tour Europe as a supporting act to House of Lords on “2012 Big Money Tour”. Here are confirmed tour dates:

1st February 2012, Germany, MUNICH, Garage Deluxe
2nd February 2012, Austria, INNSBRUCK, Harly Bar
3rd February 2012, Netherlands, WEERT, De Bosuil
4th February 2012, Germany, ESSEN, Turock
5th February 2012, Germany, OBERMARCHTAL, Kreuz
6th February 2012, Germany, WUPPERTAL, Mad Dog
8th February 2012, Italy, TRIESTE, Etnoblog
9th February 2012, Belgium, GENK, De Kring
10th February 2012, Italy, LODI, Infinity Live Club
11th February 2012, Italy, TROFARELLO, Il Peocio
12th February 2012, Switzerland, PRATELN, Z7 Rockfabrik
14th February 2012, Hungary, BUDAPEST, Club 202
15th February 2012, Czech Republic, PRAGUE, Matrix
16th February 2012, Sweden, JONKOPING, Zaragon Rock Club
17th February 2012, Sweden, VAXJO, Dirty Harry
18th February 2012, Sweden, TROLHATTEN, Backstage
19th February 2012, Sweden, STOCKHOLM, Harry B James

December 1st, 2011

‘No Matter What’
exclusive E.P.

for Metal Hammer Spain

OK people! SANDALINAS has released a new exclusive EP in Spain called No Matter What featuring different tracks related to the whole career of the band; it’s an exclusive adition for the magazine. La Revista Metal Hammer del mes de diciembre aparece junto a un cd exclusivo de SANDALINAS titulado, NO MATTER WHAT

November 22th, 2011

‘No Matter What’ E.P.

A tribute to Japan

SANDALINAS will release through AFM records a digital E.P. called “No Matter What a Tribute to Japan”; all the benefits for the artist stemming out of the sales of the EP will be donated to the Japanese Red Cross. Please find attached the cover of the E.P. as designed by Cyriel Vaes; The E.P consists of two songs previously unreleased remaining from the recording sessions of SANDALINAS two albums, LIVING ON THE EDGE and FLY TO THE SUN; the tracks are called “Battlefield Blues” which is an electric version as singed by APOLLO PAPATHANASIO (currently in Firewind) and No Matter What (version without narration) as singed by RICK ALTZI, also in AT VANCE and FREQUENCY.respectively .


October 31th, 2011

New album ‘Circles’ to be released 2012

Guitarist Jordi Sandalinas, vocalist Rick Altzi (At Vance) and producer Andy LaRocque (King Diamond) have been recently working on the production and mixing of Circles, SANDALINAS’ third album to be released next year by a label whose details still have to be disclosed. A new song written by Andy LaRocque and Rick Altzi has been added to the track list of SANDALINAS third long-lenght album called “Haunted Visions”. SANDALINAS third album will be a state of the art metal masterpiece featuring speed metal, heavy metal and melodic tracks that will mean a step forward on the band’s career. Chris Caffery from SAVATAGE and TRANSIBERIAN ORCHESTRA has also written two songs for the album called “Small World” and “Endless Roads”. SANDALINAS band is formed by vocalist RICK ALTZI (AT VANCE), guitarist JORDI SANDALINAS, bassist MATS RENDLERT (DREAMLAND) and drummer ALVARO SVANERÖ (ex-LOCH VOSTOK).

SANDALINAS latest album, FLY TO THE SUN and debut album LIVING ON THE EDGE, featuring FIREWIND’s singer APOLLO PAPATHANASIO, was also recorded and produced by Andy La Rocque at his Los Angered Recording (now Sonic Train Studios) in Sweden.

SANDALINAS has been proud to unite in their precedent albums talented musicians such as PATRICK JOHANSSON (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, G3), MICK CERVINO (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, G3, BLACKMORE’S NIGHT and VIOLENT STORM) and DEREK SHERINIAN (DREAM THEATER) among other artists. Also SANDALINAS also toured and performed gigs supporting international well-known acts such as SCORPIONS, MICHAEL SCHENKER, Y&T and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN. JORDI SANDALINAS also toured with STEVE LUKATHER in Spain supporting his debut solo album INSIGHT.

SANDALINAS LIVING ON THE EDGE album cover was designed by THOMAS EWERHARDT (ASIA). FLY TO THE SUN cover cover and artwork was designed by DEREK RIGGS (IRON MAIDEN, GAMMA RAY) and PETE ALANDER (K.K. DOWNING, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) respectively. PETE ALANDER will be in charge of the design of SANDALINAS forthcoming album CIRCLES.

September 6th, 2011

Follow Sandalinas on Twitter

From now on you can follow us on Twitter. Go to this address and start following.

September 4th, 2011

Sandalinas featured in Canada

See Bravewords’ website for the article.

September 4th, 2011

Sandalinas gathers media attention in Spain

The Metal Circus

Todo heavy metal .com

Rafa Basa

Mariskal Rock

September 2nd, 2011

UK media featuring Sandalinas

Check out Roctopia’s article.

Have a nice weekend!


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